While 3B has some solid prospects, 1B is the weakest position in the Mets farm system. David Wright …
Overview of Middle Infield Prospects
Long Season Teams Jose Reyes (SS) is the jewel of the Mets farm system. Enrique Cruz (SS), the next highest ceiling middle infield prospect, was lost to the Rule 5 draft to the Milwalkee Brewers. Chris Basak (SS) finished strong at AA and should develop into a solid MLB player. He possesses solid fundamentals and handles the bat well. Corey Ragsdale (SS) has great tools but a shaky bat at his time. He has excellent speed and projects to hit for power. The Mets are converting him to a switch hitter. Robert McIntyre (SS) also has great tools. Second base is in the solid hands of Daniel Garcia (2B) and Joseph Jiannetti (2B). Garcia is very polished and should develop into a solid player. Jiannetti has the better ceiling, and projects to be have solid power for a middle infielder (15HR -18 HR). Blake Whealy (2B) had a solid debut at Brooklyn and is worth keeping an eye on. Short Season Teams The strength of the short season teams are likely to be 2 imports from the Mets' Dominican Summer...
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